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I have to return to my dealer tomorrow (for the second time) to have my bottom weatherstrip replaced. Anyone know if there is a design problem or could it be an installation problem? After the last installation I even placed a small amount of "Sil-Glyde" lubricating Compound on the rubber.
Anyone else having this problem? :flag

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Weatherstrip Failure

The Weatherstrip has a soft foam and a harder rubber portion. Both failures have been the soft foam rubber somehow sticks out of the bottom portion of the endgate. :flag
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I had to have mine replaced, but the replacement seal seems to be working. Apparently they don't all get sealed good/right from the factory.
 
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Nomadkenn said:
I have to return to my dealer tomorrow (for the second time) to have my bottom weatherstrip replaced. Anyone know if there is a design problem or could it be an installation problem? After the last installation I even placed a small amount of "Sil-Glyde" lubricating Compound on the rubber.
Anyone else having this problem? :flag

Ken
I had to have mine replaced when I noticed the foam popping out. When the new one came in, I noticed that the foam was present but when installed you couldn't see it. I think the first one was installed backwards.
 
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